[frame_left src=”https://www.inlanddesert.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/marquette.jpg” href=””][/frame_left]COMMON SYNONYM: Minnesota 1211
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: USA
SPECIES: Interspecific Hybrid
BREEDER: Peter Hemstad
PEDIGREE: MN 1094 (complex hybrid of V. riparia, V. vinifera, and other Vitis species) x Ravat 262
HARVEST TIMING: Mid-season
Information from the National Grape Registry, www.ngr.ucdavis.edu
OTHER INFORMATION: This variety was developed by the University of Minnesota Horticultural Center from a MN 1094 complex hybrid x Ravat 262 cross. A cousin of Frontenac, this vine was created to be cold-hardy, frost-resistant and less susceptible to fungi, mildew and rot. Requires minimal spray. Ripens with high sugar and moderate acidity. Grows well in the Upper Midwest/Northeast United States and Canada, and Northeastern Europe.